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MPs may try to steal Brexit from British people - Liam Fox

There is a risk MPs could "steal Brexit from the British people" if Theresa May's proposed deal is rejected, a senior cabinet minister has warned. Liam Fox said there was "natural Remain majority" in Parliament and any attempt to overturn the 2016 referendum vote would be a "democratic affront".It came after MPs voted to exert more influence should the PM's deal fall. Ministers will again battle to win over MPs to Theresa May's withdrawal deal after three government defeats.Security will be the focus of the second of five days of debate in the Commons, where Tuesday's marathon session extended into the early hours.Ahead of Prime Minister's Questions at noon, the government published its Brexit legal advice - a move which came after ...